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New Hanover Co. again among worst in traffic safety

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video Wilmington once again is receiving bad marks for traffic safety. Of the five worst counties in the Tar Heel State, New Hanover comes in second for accidents in a new AAA report. AAA says there were nearly 4,500 accidents in New Hanover County in 2011. Full story...
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Explosives truck crashes, closing I-85 in NC

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Motorists on Interstate 85 in North Carolina are forced to detour, and homes and a school are evacuated after a tractor-trailer carrying explosives overturned. The North Carolina Transportation Department says the Monday morning crash in Archdale near High Point is expected to keep I-85 closed in both directions until Monday evening. Full story...
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PPD's Beach2Battleship Triathlon may cause traffic congestion this weekend

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videoThe Wilmington Police Department is working with the event organizers for this weekend’s PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon to ensure that participants will be safe and the traffic tie-ups minimized. Detailed information can be found on the event website at http://beach2battleship.com. Full story...
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More lane closures this week on Cape Fear Memorial Bridge

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Things went pretty well during a weekend closure of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge, but drivers will have to deal with more delays this week. Full story...
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NC troopers cracking down for school bus safety

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The North Carolina Highway Patrol is planning a crackdown on dangerous driving around school buses and in school zones. Full story...
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NCDOT preparations pay off in Cape Fear Memorial Bridge closure

Two weeks ago, closing the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge caused traffic to be backed up for hours, but this time around, it was pretty much smooth sailing for drivers, thanks to a few changes by the NCDOT.

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NCDOT preparations pay off in Cape Fear Memorial Bridge closure

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videoTwo weeks ago, closing the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge caused traffic to be backed up for hours. However, this time around it was pretty much smooth sailing for drivers, thanks to a few changes by the NCDOT. Full story...
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REMINDER: Cape Fear Memorial Bridge closed until 5 a.m. Monday

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You've probably heard by now, but it's worth saying again: The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is closed all weekend. It is scheduled to reopen Monday at 5 a.m. Full story...
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Bridge signs finally give clear message, lanes closed Friday during the day

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It took a couple of days, but signs warning drivers about this weekend's closure of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge finally have the right message. Full story...
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UPDATE: Highway Patrol identifies bicyclist killed in wreck on NC 179

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Highway Patrol has identified the person killed while riding a bicycle on NC 179 this afternoon. Troopers say the victim is Timothy Leonard, 57, of Shallotte. Full story...
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WPD releases traffic details for Sgt. Butler funeral

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Wilmington Police say the funeral of a soldier killed last week in Afghanistan will affect traffic on Market Street tomorrow. Full story...
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Signs warning of bridge closure still misleading drivers

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As the NC DOT prepares for another weekend of closing the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge, the signs alerting drivers of the closures still have misleading messages. Full story...
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Southport-Fort Fisher ferry adds extra runs during Cape Fear Memorial Bridge closure

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Everyone's hoping this weekend's closure of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge will not lead to another episode of "Carmageddon" as it did two weekends ago. To help, the Department of Transportation is adding runs on the Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry. Full story...
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NCDOT news release on closing of Cape Fear Memorial Bridge this weekend

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The N.C. Department of Transportation will close all lanes on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge in Wilmington this weekend from 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12, until 5 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 15. Full story...
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Wilmington looks at connector streets to help ease traffic

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video The Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold three meetings this month on an ongoing project to develop a network of collector streets to help manage traffic in the city. Full story...
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